Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School

600 Bloomfield Ave
Verona, NJ 07044
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 655 students in grades 5-8, Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 26%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 655 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • : Top 30% in NJ
  • : 33% (Top 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School's student population of 655 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
655 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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School Rankings

Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School ranks within the top 30% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NJ)
#514 out of 2183 schools
(Top 30%)
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33%
26%
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62%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
12%
32%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
80%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch (20-21)
1%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (01-02)
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School's ranking?
Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School is ranked #514 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 62% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School?
655 students attend Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School?
Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School offer ?
Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School part of?
Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School is part of Verona Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 655 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 33% (Top 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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